MID & EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Mid-Management Business Education Programs
The transition from a non-management to a supervisory management role is complex and challenging. Let the SBDC's practical, real-world application seminars guide you on the path toward a successful role in supervisory management. The SBDC offers training that will align your efforts with the mission, vision and goals set forth by your company, and also with your employees and their needs. Bring more to your company by developing stronger skills in effective communication, time-management, decision-making and leadership. Essentially, the more you bring to your company, the more control you'll have over your own career.
University of Wisconsin Supervisory Management Certificate Program
Whether you're a supervisor, or hope to be one soon, our Supervisory Management Certificate Program can help you reach your goals. We've done it for more than 10,000 supervisors since 1979. Registration fee includes seminar, materials, lunch and refreshments. Discounts are available. Learn more.
UW-La Crosse Project Management Certificate Program
An innovative and collaborative education opportunity providing participants with a targeted and unique learning opportunity. Each participant’s program is custom designed to fill specific skill gaps and designed to work for their planned future career needs. Participants are required to complete 56 hours of learning activities to earn their certificate. Participants will work individually with the course instructor to select learning activities in-line with their goals and learning style. Program is self-guided. Learn more.
Ongoing sessions available*
UW-La Crosse campus
To register for any of our programs, call our office at 608-785-8783 or send us a message. Discounts are available for large groups of participants from the same organization.
*This is an ongoing, instructor led program. Our director will contact you within 48 hours of your registration to work with you on your instructor selection and to schedule the start of your program.
Direct questions regarding Project Management Certificate Program to Kay Wais: firstname.lastname@example.org
Economic Indicators: An Update for the 7 Rivers Region
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Breakfast starts serving at 7:00 a.m.
Program from 7:20-9:00 a.m.
New location: "The Bluffs" in the new Student Union at 521 East Avenue North on the UW-La Crosse campus.
The leadership and support that fosters community development and economic success in the 7 Rivers Region goes well beyond the walls of corporate boardrooms. At the Spring 2017 Economic Indicators event, hosted by the UW-La Crosse College of Business Administration, Dr. TJ Brooks, Economics Department Chair at UWL, will offer his current insights and perspectives on the region’s local economy and the role of philanthropy in community development. A guest panel of business leaders from the region will discuss the civic engagement opportunities and responsibilities they have taken in their communities. The panel will include:
- Sue Christopherson, Principal and President Emeritus at Fowler & Hammer
- Dave Skogen, Board Chair at Festival Foods
- Matt McPherson, CEO at Mathews Archery, Inc.
Click here to register.
UW-La Crosse, in cooperation with State Bank Financial and the La Crosse Tribune, initiated a long-term study in early 2002 of our region's economic indicators. The research is ongoing and focuses on trends for a nine-county region that includes counties in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa. This project is expected to continuously build a base of economic information and provide decision makers with valuable tools for strategic planning. The information will also provide a basis for comparison with other regions and a measure of our progress as a region.
Semi-annual breakfast meetings provide a general update on core indicators and also a focus on a selected economic topic. In addition to the open forum, findings are also summarized in a print publication distributed at the meetings and also available on the State Bank Financial website. We have also provided links to the core economic indicators. Readers can use these links as needed for individual research projects.
Executive Management Education
As a top executive of a growing company, you often make tough—sometimes pivotal—decisions alone. It is rare to have all the facts and time you’d like to arrive at the best solution. Other owners, CEOs and presidents face critical issues, too. We understand your need to address important business issues related to finance, employee relations, legal compliance, marketing, communication and leadership effectively and efficiently. That's why the SBDC offers a variety of business education seminars to help you find the best solutions and confidently lead your organization to the next level.
In collaboration with the Wisconsin PeerSpectives Network, the SBDC brings groups of qualified entrepreneurs together ten times a year for collaborative sessions that address important business issues. Led by trained facilitators, this confidential roundtable of business owners and executives discuss challenges and share experiences.
Peer members discuss issues specific to their respective businesses in areas such as finance, employee relations, legal compliance, and marketing and advertising.
Next group dates TBD ● 10 monthly sessions ● 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon ● $2,000
To register for any of our programs, call our office at 608-785-8783 or send us a message.